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Sarah Lemmon

Sarah is co-creator and editor of Seattle Greenlaker. A former journalist with a nose for news and a heart for people, she owns her own PR and consulting business called Lemmon PR. When Sarah’s not exploring Green Lake, she’s sewing or searching for the best bowl of ramen in the city.

Open And Shut: Here’s What’s New In Green Lake

Nail Garden, the nail salon near the Ben and Jerry’s on the north part of the lake, has a new owner and will soon be changing the name to BFF Nail Salon. The salon now takes reservations online and has different hours open Monday – Sunday 10 a.m. – 7 p.m. The salon is located […]

Parks & Rec Fest at Green Lake June 1

This free event includes activities for kids, food, games, music, dancing, gardening demos, a job fair and more. For more information, go to the event Facebook page.

Recycle Your Car Seats, It’s Easy

I was at the Transfer Station recently (always a humbling experience) and was amazed at how many car seats I saw. Yes, car seats expire and you can’t throw them in the curbside recycling, but you can recycle them. Target is doing a car seat trade in program where you return your used car seat […]

Checking In On Duck Island After The Illegal Skate Park

It has been nearly two years since Green Lake’s Duck Island received an unwanted addition – a skate park. The park was created illegally and torn down shortly after. (For more on that story, see our previous posts.) Since then, thousand of dollars have been poured into restoration of Green Lake’s tiny island that is […]

Seattle Public Theater Robbed, Needs Support

We just received sad news from Seattle Public Theatre: “On Monday, March 4th, Seattle Public Theater was robbed – the thieves thwarted locked doors and an active alarm system. They stole two digital projectors and over $1,500 worth of tools and set-building supplies. Those supplies were actively being used to create the set of the […]

March Events In And Around Green Lake

PJ 5KMarch 10 at 10 a.m. This fun run walk encourages you to grab your favorite pair of pajamas and make your way around Green Lake. Run/walk $25 (includes race, bib, photos, medal)Kids (under 10) $20 (includes race, bib, photos, medal)Virtual 5k $25 (will mail medal in U.S.) Meet at 7210 East Green Lake Dr NMore […]

Green Lake’s Arabian Theater Featured On Curbed Seattle

Earlier this week Curbed Seattle posted a fascinating read on a building that you have probably passed dozens, if not hundreds of times. Without giving any spoilers, we think you should head over and read it. You will never look at that section of Aurora Ave the same.

Green Lake Elementary Playground Review Meeting Feb 26

Would you like to help shape the future of Green Lake Elementary’s playground? Join the upcoming meeting where the group will be reviewing multiple design ideas that have been gathered by the community. This will be an opportunity to provide input for a final design. Snacks and beverages as well as childcare will be provided. […]

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